Dostinex is a medicine that inhibits milk production and treats health problems related to increased hormone production responsible for milk production.Dostinex is a drug composed of Cabergoline, a compound responsible for inhibiting the hormone responsible for milk production by the mammary glands, prolactin, in a powerful and prolonged way.
Dostinex is indicated to treat the absence of menstruation or ovulation, the reduction of menstruation flow and to treat milk production outside the gestation and lactation period.It can also be used to stop milk production in mothers who are not breastfeeding or who have already started breastfeeding and to treat health problems that cause the hormone responsible for milk production in the body to increase.
The price of Dostinex ranges from 80 to 300 reais and can be purchased at pharmacies or online pharmacies and requires a prescription.
How to take
You should take between 0.25 mg to 2 mg per week, between half a tablet to 4 0.5 mg tablets as directed by your doctor. The recommended dose may be increased to 4.5 mg per week and Dostinex tablets should be swallowed whole without breaking or chewing together with a glass of water.The recommended dose and duration of treatment with Dostinex should be indicated by your doctor as they depend on the problem to be treated and each patient’s response to treatment.
Some of the side effects of Dostinex may include seasickness, headache, dizziness, abdominal pain, poor digestion, weakness, tiredness, constipation, vomiting, chest pain, redness, depression, tingling, palpitations, drowsiness, nosebleeds, changes vision, fainting, leg cramps, hair loss, delusions, breathlessness, bloating, allergy reactions, aggression, increased sexual desire, tendency to become addicted to games, delusions and hallucinations, breathing problems, stomach pain , low pressure or decreased pressure when lifting.
Dostinex is contraindicated in patients over 16 years of age with a history of retroperitoneal, pulmonary or cardiac fibrotic disorders or with evidence of heart valve disease.In addition, it is also contraindicated for patients with some types of heart or respiratory problems and for patients with allergies to cabergoline, ergot alkaloids or any of the components of the formula.If you are pregnant or nursing you should consult your doctor before starting treatment with Dostinex.